Top 40 discs you want to make your collection complete.

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by StephenA, May 16, 2002.

  1. StephenA

    StephenA Screenwriter

    Nov 30, 2001
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    In no particular order for me:

    1. Alien SE

    2. Aliens SE

    3. Abyss SE

    4. Gone With the Wind

    5. Godfather set

    6. American Beauty

    7. Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    8. Texas Chainsaw Massacre 1 and 2

    9. Spartacus Criterion edition

    10. From Dusk Till Dawn SE

    11. Antz

    12. Dumbo

    13. Pinocchio

    14. Clean and Sober

    15. Seven Samurai

    16. Day of the Dead

    17. Zombie

    18. Night of the Living Dead Elite edition

    19. Last Temptation of Christ

    20. Running Man

    21. Tron 20th Anniversary edition

    22. Halloween extended version, plus 2, 4, and 5

    23. Metropolis(anime)

    24. Casino

    25. Goodfellas

    26. Austin Powers 1 and 2

    27. Lethal Weapon 1-4

    28. Die Hard 2 and 3 SEs

    29. Cadence

    30. Drunken Master and Legend of Drunken Master

    31. Easy Rider

    32. Yellow Submarine

    33. Malcolm X

    34. Outbreak

    35. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    36. Armegeddon Criterion edition

    37. The Rock Criterion edition

    38. Full Metal Jacket

    39. A Few Good Men

    40. Moody Blues: Legend of a Band

    I have some others high up on my list like Killer Klowns From Outer Space, Magnificient Seven, Woodstock, Dracula, Nosforatu, Fantasia set, Rebel Without a Cause, Shining, Pink Floyd's The Wall, Monty Python's Meaning of Life, Monty Python and the Life of Brian, Spaceballs, Toy Story box set, The Birds, True Lies, American History X, and Apocolypse Now, but they aren't on my top 40.
  2. Veli-Matti Reitti

    Veli-Matti Reitti Stunt Coordinator

    Jun 29, 2001
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  3. Eric Paddon

    Eric Paddon Screenwriter

    Mar 17, 2001
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    I think the premise is based on not listing titles one already has, right?
  4. Veli-Matti Reitti

    Veli-Matti Reitti Stunt Coordinator

    Jun 29, 2001
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    Yes i believe your correct. Sometimes it would be usefull to read the topic.:b
  5. Duane Robinson

    Duane Robinson Second Unit

    Mar 26, 2001
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    My collection will never be complete until I own every movie ever made, and yes that includes midget porn. Muahahahaaa [​IMG]
  6. Kevin McCorry

    Kevin McCorry Stunt Coordinator

    Mar 1, 2000
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    Looney Tunes Vol. 1 (1948)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 2 (1949)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 3 (1950)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 4 (1951)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 5 (1952)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 6 (1953)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 7 (1954)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 8 (1955)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 9 (1956)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 10 (1957)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 11 (1958)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 12 (1959)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 13 (1960)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 14 (1961)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 15 (1962)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 16 (1963)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 17 (1964)

    Looney Tunes Vol. 18 (The DePatie-Freleng Years)

    Star Wars

    Empire Strikes Back

    Return of the Jedi

    Complete Inspector Clouseau Cartoon Collection

    Best of the Pink Panther Cartoons


    Soylent Green

    The Omega Man

    Treasure Island (1989)


    Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (1931/1941 Double-Feature)

    Mutiny On the Bounty (1962)

    King of Kings (1961)

    Peanuts Specials Collection

    The Shape of Things to Come (1979)

    Journey to the Centre of the Earth (1959)

    The Projected Man

    Scott of the Antarctic

    The Martian Chronicles (complete miniseries)

    Return of the Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman

    Spiderman (1960s Season 1)

    Spiderman (1960s Season 2)

    Spiderman (1960s Season 3)
  7. Jeremiah

    Jeremiah Screenwriter

    Jun 22, 2001
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    No real order except #1.

    1. Seinfeld complete series.

    2. Friends complete series.

    3. Raiders Of The Lost Ark

    4. The Last Crusade

    5. Temple Of Doom

    6. Star Wars

    7. The Empire Strikes Back

    8. Return Of The Jedi

    9. The Color Of Money

    10. Goodfellas SE(not bare bones flipper crap)

    11. The Cosby Show complete series

    12. Alien SE

    13. Raging Bull

    14. The Rock

    15. Batman Returns

    16. Dead Calm

    17. The Hustler

    18. Back 2 The Future

    19. B2TF II

    20. B2TF III

    21. Sopranos season 3(should be higher)

    22. A Few Good Men

    23. One Flew Over The Cookoos Nest

    24. Spy Game

    25. Bandits
  8. Deepak Shenoy

    Deepak Shenoy Supporting Actor

    Jul 3, 1998
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    1) Barton Fink

    2) Blue (Three Colors)

    3) Dial M For Murder

    4) Don't Look Now

    5) Double Life of Veronique

    6) Exterminating Angel (Bunuel)

    7) Glengarry Glen Ross

    8) La Dolce Vita

    9) La Strada

    10) Laura

    11) Miller's Crossing

    12) Out of the Past

    13) Persona

    14) Red (Three Colors)

    15) Roman Holiday

    16) Serpico

    17) Short Cuts

    18) Silence, The (Bergman)

    19) Sunset Boulevard

    20) Through a Glass Darkly (Bergman)

    21) To Catch a Thief

    22) Treasure of the Sierra Madre

    23) White (Three Colors)

    24) White Heat

    25) Winter Light (Bergman)
  9. Artur Meinild

    Artur Meinild Screenwriter

    Aug 10, 2000
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    BTTF trilogy
    Indy trilogy
    Aladdin: PE
    Lion King: PE
    Little Mermaid: PE
    Beauty and the Beast: PE
    Return of the Living Dead trilogy (uncut)
    Lord of the Rings trilogy
    Bladerunner SE
    Legend SE
    Kiki's Delivery Service
    Metropolis (2001)
    Maybe I forgot some...
    EDIT: Yeah, I forgot Starwars... definitely worth owning... [​IMG]
  10. Garrett Lundy

    Garrett Lundy Producer

    Mar 5, 2002
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  11. Shane Gralaw

    Shane Gralaw Second Unit

    Jul 24, 2001
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    Good thing it isn't the Total Movie 40 free DVDs or my collection would NEVER be complete.
  12. Brian Bernardin

    Brian Bernardin Auditioning

    Jan 6, 2002
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    Don't know if I could list 40, but:

    All the King Crimson videos that aren't "deja VROOOM"

    Todd Rundgren's "Live In Japan" and "Live In Cyberia"

    Live Aid

    Knebworth '90

    The Return Of Spinal Tap (without concert performances overlapping with interview material)
  13. JonZ

    JonZ Lead Actor

    Dec 28, 1998
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    Schindlers List

    Star Wars Trilogy(Original Theatrical Versions)

    Giant Robo Series

    Star Trek DS9 Volumes(The first 5 Season anyway)

    Unreleased Coen Brothers titles

    Ran (A nice remastered version)

    Blade Runner Dir Cut(Remaster,without another recut or enhancement)

    Goodfellas (Remaster)

    One Flew Over The Cuckos Nest (Remaster)

    Amadeus (Remaster)

    The Fog

    Millennium Season 1 & 2 Box Sets

    Shaw Brother Kung Fu flicks (Remasters - supposedly in the works as we speak)

    Actually its getting harder for me to find catalog titles I really want. My list right now is probally less than 15 titles(that are available or upcoming at least).
  14. soop.spoon

    soop.spoon Supporting Actor

    Aug 24, 1998
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    Shock Waves


    Captain Nemo and the Underwater City

    Thief Of Bahgdad

    Mysterious Island

    Naked Prey

    Jerry Lewis films
  15. Jim_K

    Jim_K Executive Producer

    Apr 7, 2000
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    If its out on DVD and I wanted it I already own it so my picks are all unreleased.
    These would not complete my collection but they would close the gap nicely. [​IMG]
    King Kong - Warner
    Adventures of Robin Hood - Warner
    Horror of Dracula - Warner
    Curse of Frankenstein - Warner
    Thing From Another World - Warner
    Naked Spur - Warner
    Where Eagles Dare - Warner
    Once Upon A Time In America - Warner
    Point Blank - Warner
    Bad Day At Black Rock - Warner
    Beast From 20,000 Fathoms - Warner
    Dial M For Murder - Warner
    Pat Garrett and Billy The Kid - Warner
    House of Wax - Warner
    Haunting - Warner
    THEM - Warner - coming soon [​IMG]
    Clash of the Titans - Warner - ditto [​IMG]
    She Wore a Yellow Ribbon - Warner - ditto again [​IMG]
    Island of Lost Souls - Universal
    Black Cat - Universal
    Brides of Dracula - Universal
    Curse of the Werewolf - Universal
    Winchester '73 - Universal
    Far Country - Universal
    Bend of the River - Universal
    Lonely are the Brave - Universal
    A Matter of Life and Death - Universal/Criterion
    Mark of Zorro - Fox
    Day the Earth Stood Still - Fox
    My Darline Clementine - Fox
    Man of the West - MGM
    Ride the High Country - MGM
    Zulu - MGM
    Once Upon a Time in America - Paramount
    Duck You Sucker - Paramount?
    Mysterious Island - Columbia
    Tall T - Columbia
    Jubal - Columbia
    Earth vs the Flying Saucers/It Came From Beneath the Sea - Columbia
    Gojira/Original Japanese language version - Columbia/Toho
    Mosura/Original Japanese language version - Columbia/Toho
    Revenge of Frankenstein - Columbia - Coming soon [​IMG]
    20 Million Mile to Earth - Columbia - ditto [​IMG]
    Lavender Hill Mob - Anchor Bay?
    Ladykillers - Anchor Bay?
    Ran - Winstar? [​IMG]
    Throne of Blood - Criterion
    Cowboy Bebop Knockin on Heavens Door - ?
  16. Eric_R_C

    Eric_R_C Second Unit

    Sep 9, 2001
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    In no particular order, but grouped as
    **Current DVD's**
    Superman Set
    Jurrasic Park set
    Dirty Harry Set
    A Few Good Men SE
    Berlin (3-disc set)
    Legend SE
    Monty Python and the Holy Grail
    Armegeddon Criterion edition
    The Rock Criterion edition
    Fantasia set
    The Shining
    Pink Floyd's The Wall
    Red Dragon (2-disc)
    Watcher in the Woods
    JKF SE
    Joe's Apartment
    Time Rider
    Die Hard SE Trilogy
    Godfather SE Trilogy
    Johnny Mnemonic Superbit (The original didn't have any extras either, so why not)
    Memento LE
    Andromeda Strain (though I heard there might be an SE)
    Near Dark
    Blazing Saddles (heard an SE is coming)
    The Prophecy
    Big Trouble in Little China
    **Soon to be released**
    Real Genius
    The Fog
    To Live and Die in L.A.
    Pulp Fiction SE
    Starship Troopers SE
    BTTF trilogy
    Indy trilogy (it's been discussed, and it's a better bet than Star Wars OT)
    X-men SE
    Glengarry Glen Ross
    Top Secret!
    ET: SE
    Blade Runner SE
    Star Wars Trilogy (Original Theatrical Versions - I am interested in THX laserdiscs)
    Jungle Book SE (It was on an old list of possible releases)
    Howar the Duck
    5th Element Superbit SE (come on - I know R2 got some great "making of" stuff"
    Remo Williams
    Check back for updates [​IMG]
  17. Brook K

    Brook K Lead Actor

    Feb 22, 2000
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    Get yourself a Malata Deepak. I just spent the past week watching great looking DVD's of Through A Glass Darkly, Winter Light, & The Silence.
  18. Bill J

    Bill J Producer

    Oct 27, 2001
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    Apocalypse Now Special Edition and Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse

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